HEALTH DATA SETS AND DATA INTEGRITY

HIM5HDI

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject, you will analyse and critique the regulatory and reporting requirements for health datasets at a state and national level. You will investigate the requirements of effective data quality frameworks for health data and develop your own framework for an existing dataset. Appropriate technologies for examining data integrity are applied to interrogate health data at an organisational level.

SchoolPsychology and Public Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMerilyn Riley

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Critique state and national regulatory and reporting requirements for health data.
02. Evaluate existing data quality frameworks and design data quality frameworks for existing health datasets.
03. Select, appraise and apply techniques for the interrogation and analysis of data integrity issues of health data.
04. Investigate data quality integrity for organisations to meet national health and safety standards and key performance indicators.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Online

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMerilyn Riley

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
Twelve 2.00 h workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via online.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*
Individual written report (2,000-words equivalent, per student)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Individual presentation (10 mins) and 1000 word written assignment (total 1,500- words equivalent)N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4
Individual 2-hour written examination (2,000-words equivalent per student)N/AN/AN/ANo40 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4